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Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj

Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj
  • Avaliação: 8,30
  • Ano de emissão: 2018
  • Géneros: Комедия, Ток Шоу
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  • Duração: 26 minutos

Every Sunday, Hasan Minhaj brings an incisive and nuanced perspective to global news, politics and culture in his unique comedy series.

  • 1. Saudi Arabia
    In the wake of journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s death, Hasan exposes grim truths about Saudi Arabia and the charismatic crown prince known as “MBS.”
  • 2. Affirmative Action
    Hasan breaks down how a lawsuit by Asian American students against Harvard could kill affirmative action, and where a conservative activist fits in.
  • 3. Amazon
    Hasan takes time out from his Amazon addiction to analyze the relentless tactics the company used to become the largest online retailer in the world.
  • 4. Oil
    A massive but little-known oil spill off the U.S. Gulf Coast prompts Hasan to examine the serious consequences of expanding American oil production.
  • 5. Supreme
    Hasan investigates the economics and shelf life of cool as he turns his eye toward streetwear brand Supreme, which peddles hype as much as its clothes.
  • 6. Immigration Enforcement
    Hasan takes on immigration in America, going beyond the headlines to dissect disheartening policies and the Trump administration's motivations.
  • 7. Content Moderation and Free Speech
    Season Final. As social media companies grow into worldwide behemoths, Hasan reveals how they take advantage of outdated laws to curate content and avoid regulation.
  • 1. Censorship in China
    After addressing his Saudi Arabia controversy, Hasan highlights censorship in China and how a #MeToo movement has emerged despite government controls.
  • 2. Drug Pricing
    Hasan examines the major players in America's drug industry, and how the prices of life-saving medications like insulin continue to rise unabated.
  • 3. Student Loans
    As millions of Americans struggle with crushing student loan debt, Hasan digs deep to expose the negligent and dishonest practices of loan servicers.
  • 4. Civil Rights Under Trump
    Two years into the Trump administrations, Hasan spotlights how government officials have been quietly and systematically dismantling civil rights.
  • 5. Hip-hop and Streaming
    Hip-hop has already taken over America, but streaming platforms have allowed the genre to transform into a disruptive political force around the world.
  • 6. Indian Elections
    Just before voters head to the polls in India's national election, Hasan explains what's at stake for the world’s largest and most diverse democracy.

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